Staff Information

  • Sara Alcalá, M.S.

    Activity Director

    Sara has been working at CI since 2005 and has 10+ years of experience working in schools, from K-12 through university levels. She was previously the Graduate Studies Counselor & Coordinator and was recently hired as the GSC Activity Director. Sara manages Graduate Studies Center events, partnerships, activities and resources while also overseeing daily operations at the GSC. Feel free to contact Sara, if you are interested in collaborating for a future CI event or workshop!

  • Aracely Flores, M.S.

    Post-Baccalaureate Counselor

    Aracely Flores is the Graduate Studies Center 's Post Baccalaureate Counselor. As the GSC Post-Baccalaureate Counselor, Aracely works closely with undergraduate students to assist them in pursuing, planning and organizing their postbac goals. She also supports MA in Education students with their program inquiries. Aracely has been working at CI since 2013 and has over eight years of experience working with students in higher education. Feel free to schedule a meeting with her to learn more about graduate school planning and discover more about GSC services for current CI students and CI Alumni! She looks forward to meeting with you!


Student Assistants

  • Gabriela Magaña

    Gaby is a student in the nursing program at CI and will be graduating in May 2017. She chose CI because it is a local campus she had heard great things about the nursing program. Upon graduation, Gaby's goals include attending graduate school to become a family nurse practitioner and be able to provide health-care services at an affordable cost to low-income populations. Two of Gaby's hobbies are hiking and going to the beach.

  • Natalie Rodriguez

    Natalie will be graduating in December, 2016 with a major in Psychology and minor in Performing Arts, Dance. She plans to go straight in to a Psy.D program after her graduation so that she can get a doctorate in Clinical Psychology with an emphasis in Forensics. Natalie hopes to one day work within a governmental agency as a Forensic Psychologist. Her hobbies include dancing, playing soccer, and watching Netflix.

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    Jasmine Santos

    Jasmine is a second year student at CI majoring in Biology. She chose CI because of the many resources the campus has to offer as well as the beauty of the school. Her goals are to graduate college and be the first in her family to have a college degree. Jasmine’s hobbies include going on outdoor adventures, trips to Disneyland and doing photography.

CI Graduate & Credential Representatives